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Billion

1. One thousand million in the short scale numbering system.

2. One million million in the long scale number system. This number is known, perhaps more commonly, as one trillion.
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The Billionaire Report found that most US and European self-made billionaires choose to keep their businesses that built their wealth (60 per cent), while one-third (30 per cent) sell pieces of their business via an IPO or trade sale, while 10 per cent cash out.
Now the billionaires have taken the wheel, and the game, while still rigged, is different: More candidates will be in this for a longer time, and more voters will get to say which candidate they want.
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Of the total 1,826 billionaires, 197 are women, up from 172 in 2014; but women still account for just a small percentage, 11 per cent of the total.
Zuckerberg is also the leader in a youth revolution that has minted 46 billionaires under the age of 40.
This is the 29th year that Forbes has released its billionaires list.
The London School of Economics and Political Science in the UK, Lomonosov Moscow State University and ETH Zurich in Switzerland are other schools outside the US that made it to the top 20 billionaire schools list.
Harvard University was ranked second on the list with 22 billionaire undergraduate alumni followed by Yale University ( 20) in the third position.
6 per cent in its billionaire wealth, down to $166 billion in 2014, as against $204 billion last year, according to the report, which noted that the kingdom claimed the 10th spot globally for its count of 57 billionaires.
It still looked Billionaire all the way around the final bend where he drifted wide.
As the billionaire said in the 1992 Advocate interview, "A lot of people have said to me that I'm kind of a role model.
Launched digitally on August 30, 2012 in English and to be launched in Chinese on October 1, 2012, Billionaire.